Vox Media is hiring a

Vox Media SEO Analyst

Washington, United States

Vox Media is one of the fastest growing media companies today, combining the best content, technology, and distribution capabilities to connect with an audience of 170 million people each month who rely on us for a modern, intelligent take on the world. Simply put, we create smart media brands for smart audiences.

We got our start innovating in sports media with SB Nation, the largest and fastest-growing network of fan-centric online sports communities. We now have eight brands including Polygon, The Verge, Vox.com, Curbed, Racked, Eater, and Recode.

We’re seeking a creative SEO analyst to work as part of the Growth & Analytics team to assist in the development and execution of SEO strategies across Vox Media brands. Development of strategies will include analysing various search data points to identify opportunities for growth. The analyst will work closely with Vox Media editorial teams and the Product team to implement new and refine existing SEO strategies.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Utilize tools to research and identify opportunities within the search ecosystem for various queries and topics.
  • Work closely with editorial leadership to develop and implement sound SEO strategies based on this research.
  • Develop and maintain SEO reports to monitor overall and Vox Media brand specific performance against goals.
  • Create and maintain SEO documentation and resources for all audiences within the organization.
  • Assist in monitoring and acting on changes in the overall SEO health and technical hygiene of all Vox Media brand sites.
  • Monitor and react to algorithm and product changes in Google and other search engines.

Background Skills:

  • You have experience in developing and implementing SEO strategies in a fast paced environment.
  • You are passionate about digital publishing and have experience working in a fast moving, fluid editorial environment.
  • You are analytical and have experience uncovering opportunities and optimizing content via various search data points.
  • You are curious and willing to recommend and test new SEO tactics and strategies to grow audience from search.
  • You can work with employees at all levels of the organization.
  • You have strong communication skills and the desire to work within a matrix organization.

Bonus Points:

  • Both technical and editorial SEO experience.
  • Experience in Google Adwords Keyword Planner and Google Trends.
  • Experience in Google Search console and Google News Publisher Center.
  • Experience in Google Analytics.

For more on the things we're building, the problems we're solving, and what it's like to work on the Vox Product Team, see our Product Team blog and Chorus, our modern media platform.

About working at Vox Media: this is a permanent, full-time position that will be based in our Washington, DC office.  We offer excellent benefits—including flexible hours and generous parental leave. You'll be joining a group of focused, hard-working, creative people who are passionate about doing work that's challenging and fun—all while maintaining a healthy work/life balance.

Vox Media is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and everyone is encouraged to apply.  Vox Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.